Digital Humanities:

A Select Bibliography (see also Analyzing the Visual)

by Laura Mandell

Aarseth, Espen J. Cybertext: Perspectives on Ergodic Literature. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP, 1997.

AJAX (Asynchronous JavaScript and XML). Mozilla Developer Center. <>

Appadurai, Arjun. Fear of Small Numbers: an Essay on the Geography of Anger. Durham, NC: Duke UP, 2006.

Armstrong, Nancy. How Novels Think: The Limits of British Individualism from 1719 to 1900. New York: Columbia UP, 2005.

Benjamin, Walter. "The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction." In Illuminations. Ed. Hannah Arendt. Trans. Harry Zohn.

Berger, John. Ways of Seeing. New York: Penguin, 1972.

Berners-Lee, Tim, and Mark Fischetti. Weaving the Web: the Original Design and Ultimate Destiny of the World Wide Web by its Inventor. San Francisco: Harper, 1999.

Bolter, Jay David, and Richard Grusin. Remediation: Understanding New Media. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1999.

Borgmann, Albert. Holding On to Reality: The Nature of Information at the Turn of the Millennium. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1999.

Bosak, Jon, Tim Bray. "XML and the Second-Generation Web." Scientific American 6 May 1999.

Bradshaw, Jeffrey, ed. Software Agents. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1997.

Burnard, Lou; Katherine O'Brien, John Unsworth. Electronic Textual Editing. New York: MLA, forthcoming, 2006. Preview currently available:

Burnett, Ron. How Images Think. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2004.

Carroll, John M., ed. HCI Models, Theories, and Frameworks: Toward a Multidisciplinary Science. New York: Morgan Kaufmann Pub., 2003.

Castells, Manuel. The Rise of Network Society. Cambridge, MA: Blackwell, 1996.

Chartier, Roger. The Order of Books.  Trans. Lydia G. Cochrane.  Stanford, CA: Stanford UP, 1994.

Chen, Chaomei. Information Visualization: Beyond the Horizon. 2nd ed. New York: Springer, 2006.

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor. S. T. Coleridge's An Essay on Method as Published in The Encyclopedia Metropolitana. Ed. Alice D. Snyder. London: Constable, 1934.

Davies, John; Dieter Fensel, and Frank van Harmelen. Towards the Semantic Web: Ontology-Driven Knowledge Management. Hoboken, NJ: J. Wiley, 2003.

Debord, Guy. The Society of the Spectacle. Trans. Donald Nicholson-Smith. New York: Zone Books, 1994.

Delueze, Gilles, and Félix Guattari. A Thousand Plateaus: Capitalism and Schizophrenia. Minneapolis, MN: U of Minnesota P, 1987.

Derrida, Jacques. Of Grammatology. Trans. Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 1974.

Eisenstein, Elizabeth L. The Printing Press as an Agent of Change. 2 vols. New York : Cambridge UP, 1979.

Fayyad, Usama, Georges Grinstein, Andreas Wierse. Information Visualization in Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery. San Francsico: Mogran Kaufman, 2001.

Geroimenko, Vladimir; Chaomei Chen, eds. Visualizing the Semantic Web: XML-Internet and Information Visualization. New York: Springer, 2003.

Glazier, Los Pequeno. Digital Poetics: The Making of E-Poetries. Tuscaloosa, AL: U of Alabama P, 2002.

Hayles, N. Katherine. How We Became Posthuman. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1999.

---. My Mother Was a Computer: Digital Subjects and Literary Texts. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2005.

---. Writing Machines. Designer Anne Burdick. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2002.

Hardt, Michael, and Antonio Negri. Multitudes. New York: Penguin, 2004.

Hockey, Susan. "Towards a Model for Web-Based Language Documentation and Description: Some Contributions from Digital Libraries and Humanities Computing Research." Web-Based Language Learning Workshop, Philadelphia. 12-15 December 2000.

Huitfeldt, Claus. "Scholarly Text Processing and Future Markup Systems." Forum Computerphilologie 2003. <>

Information Aesthetics. 3 May 2006. <>

Jameson, Fredric. Postmodernism. Durham, NC: Duke UP, 1991.

Johns, Adrian. The Nature of the Book: Print and Knowledge in the Making. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1998.

Liestøl, Gunnar; Andrew Morrison, Terje Rasmussen, eds. Digital Media Revisited: Theoretical and Conceptual Innovations in Digital Domains. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2003.

Liu, Alan. The Laws of Cool: Knowledge Work and the Culture of Information. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2004.

---. "Transcendental Data: Toward a Cultural History and Aesthetics of the New Encoded Discourse." Critical Inquiry 31 (2004): 49-84.

Maeda, John. Creative Code: Aesthetics and Computation from the MIT Media Lab. London: Thames & Hudson, 2004.

---. Maeda @ Maeda. New York: Universe, 2000.

Manovich, Lev. "Info-Aesthetics." New Media / Culture / Software. 3 May 2006. <>

McCarty, Willard. "Happy 19th Birthday [to the Humanist Discusison Group]." Humanist 20.1 ( 7 May 2006). <>

---. The Language of New Media. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2001.

McGann, Jerome. "Marking Texts of Many Dimensions." In Schreibman, Siemens, and Unsworth. 198-217.

---. Radiant Textuality: Literature After the World Wide Web. New York: Palgrave, 2001.

---, Bethany Nowviskie. "NINES: A Federated Model for Integrating Digital Scholarship." <>

McLuhan, Marshall. The Guttenberg Galaxy; the Making of Typographic Man. Toronto: U of Toronto P, 1962.

---. Understanding Media: the Extensions of Man. 1964. Ed. Lewis Lapham. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1994.

Mitchell, William J., Alan S. Inouye, Marjory S. Blumenthal, eds. Beyond Productivity: Information Technology, Innovation, and Creativity. 22 May 2006. <>

Moretti, Franco. Graphs, Maps, Trees: Abstract Models for a Literary History. New York: Verso, 2005. (See also The Valve discussion of this book.)

Murray, Janet H. Hamlet on the Holodeck: the Future of Narrative in Cyberspace. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1997.

Negroponte, Nicholas. Being Digital. New York: Knopf, 1995.

Nunberg, Geoffrey, ed. The Future of the Book. Berkeley: U of California P, 1996.

Peters, John Durham. Speaking into the Air: A History of the Idea of Communication. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1999.

Plato. Phaedrus and Letters VII and VIII. Trans.Walter Hamilton. New York: Penguin, 1973.

Renear, Allen; David Dubin; C. M. Sperberg-McQueen; Claus Hiutfeldt, "XML Semantics and Digital Libraries." International Conference on Digital Libraries. Washington, DC: 2002.

Ryan, Marie-Laure. ed. Cyberspace Textuality: Computer Technology and Literary Theory. Bloomington, IN: Indiana UP, 1999.

Saenger, Paul. Space Between Words: The Origin of Silent Reading. Stanford, CA: Stanford UP, 1997.

Sanchez, Elie. Fuzzy Logic and the Semantic Web. New York: Elsevier, 2006.

Schreibman, Susan; Ray Siemans, and John Unsworth, eds. A Companion to Digital Humanities. Malden, MA: Basil Blackwell, 2004.

Shneiderman, Ben. Leonardo's Laptop: Human Needs and the New Computing Technologies. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2002.

Soja, Edward. Postmodern Geographies: The Reassertion of Space in Critical Social Theory. London: Verso, 1989.

Sternberg, S. H. Five Hundred Years of Printing. New York: Criterion Books, 1959.

TEI (Textual Encoding Initiative Consortium). <>

Tufte, Edward. Envisioning Information. Cheshire, CT: Graphics Press, 1990.

---. The Visual Display of Quantitative Information. 2nd ed. Cheshire, CT: Graphics Press, 2001.

Ware, Colin. Information Visualization: Perception for Design. San Francisco: Morgan Kaufman, 2004.

Weber, Max. "Science as a Vocation." From Max Weber: Essays in Sociology. Trans. H. H. Gerth, C. Wright Mills. New York: Oxford UP, 1946. 129-156.

Weibel, Peter, and Timothy Druckrey, eds. net_condition_art and global media. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2001.

Willinsky, John. Technologies of Knowning. Boston: Beacon Press, 1999.

W3C (The World Wide Web Consortium). <>

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